Richards Jr. Robert James
His Legacy… Robert James Richards Jr., age 29, passed away September 25, 2021. He was born on
May 6, 1992, in Ann Arbor, MI to Robert Richards Sr. and Karen Hayner-Richards. Robert
will be remembered as being outgoing, hard working and exceptionally generous. Robert always
made himself available to help anyone; family, friends or strangers. He was working at
Mark’s Auto in Dexter where he’d been employed since he was 14. While he loved working on
cars, he truly was a jack of all trades. Robert also loved cooking and the outdoors, especially
hunting and fishing. He will be treasured and missed by all who knew and loved him.
His Family… Robert leaves behind his mother, Karen Hayner-Richards; and sister, Kimberly
Richards. He is also survived by his aunts: Kitty Hayner-Richards & Betty Lee; uncles: David L.
Richards & Danny Richards; and numerous dear cousins. Special mention of countless friends he
considered family as well. He is preceded in death by his father, Robert Richards Sr.;
grandparents: Harold & Ruby Hayner, David & Gladys Richards; and uncle Claude Richards.
His Farewell… Robert’s family and friends will gather on Friday, Oct.1st from 3- 8 at Borek
Jennings Funeral Home, Hamburg Chapel. His Community Farewell will be held on Oct. 2 at 11am at
Green Oak Methodist Church with a gathering beginning at 10 until the time of service. Pastor
Doug McGeorge will serve as celebrant. Memorial contributions are suggested to The
Family for Future designation or Memorial contributions may be given to family for future
designation. Please leave a message of comfort for Robert’s family at
1-877-231-7900, or sign his guestbook at www.borekjennings.com.
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